Postmenopausal Atrophic Vaginitis symptoms
Postmenopausal Atrophic Vaginitis

Symptoms could include:

  • As a woman ages, changes in hormone production can cause the vaginal walls to thin. Thinner walls mean fewer cells that secrete moisture. This can lead to vaginal dryness.
  • Painful urination is a broad term that is used to describe discomfort during urination. This pain may be caused by your: bladder urethra (the tube that carries urine outside your body) perineum (in men, the area between the scrotum and the anus a...
  • Vaginal itching is an uncomfortable and sometimes painful symptom that is often caused by irritating substances, treatable and preventable infections, or menopause. In rare cases, itching may occur due to stress or can be a sign of vulvar cancer. ...
  • Pain or discomfort in the vagina is often the result of a medical or psychological issue. Early treatment and intervention can help a patient get pain relief.
  • Sexual dysfunction is any problem that prevents a person from desiring or enjoying sexual activity. It can occur at any stage of sex.
  • Dyspareunia is painful sexual intercourse. The same term is used whether the pain results from a medical or a psychosocial problem.
  • Pain is a general term that describes uncomfortable sensations in the body, ranging from annoying to debilitating. Pain stems from activation of the nervous system and is highly subjective.
  • Pain is an unpleasant sensation triggered in the nervous system that can range from mild discomfort to unbearable agony. Pain receptors located throughout the body send electrical impulses via the spinal cord to the brain.
    Date:October 31, 2007
  • The urethra is the tube that drains urine from the bladder. In men, the urethra is a long tube located inside the penis. In women, it is shorter and located inside the pelvis. Pain in the urethra may be dull or sharp, constant or intermittent (mea...
  • When you think of hot flashes, you probably think of a woman in menopause. But believe it or not, men can also experience the discomfort of flushing and sweating from hot flashes. In fact, according to Harvard Medical School (HMS), although fewer ...
  • Discover the causes of hot flashes during menopause, including decreasing estrogen, lifestyle causes such as obesity, and inciting factors like alcohol.
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